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How to Write Email Subject Lines Like a Pro

Kasey Luck | Posted 03.16.2016 | Business
Kasey Luck

There are a few people whose emails I always open, even if I know they're trying to sell me something and I don't want to buy. They've refined the skill of subject line writing to a level that each of their emails is a shiny, tempting candy that I can't help but unwrap.

Online Users Are Not Protecting Their Own Security

Eli Schwartz | Posted 03.11.2016 | Technology
Eli Schwartz

Every few months it seems that there's a large scale cyber hack that makes the headlines and sends people into a panic about their online security. As...

Do These 5 Things at the End of Every Day, and You Will Become More Productive

Daniel Threlfall | Posted 03.09.2016 | Business
Daniel Threlfall

The end of the workday sometimes feels like the end of a toothpaste tube. You could go all intense and squeeze out every last bit, but why bother? It's done. You just toss it. That's okay for toothpaste, but not for your workday. Your workday is not a toothpaste tube, and the last few minutes should be purposefully engaged, not carelessly tossed.

Ray Tomlinson: He Invented Email. Now Try to Imagine Life Without Him. You Can't.

David Hinckley | Posted 03.06.2016 | Technology
David Hinckley

When I saw that Nancy Reagan died, it occurred to me she had not changed my life as much as she probably hoped. When I saw Ray Tomlinson had died, I ...

How to Delete 10,000+ Emails in One Day

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 03.04.2016 | Business
20 Beautiful Women

I find that most people oscillate between periods of extreme OCD and ADD. For example, a few months back, I cleared 10,000+ emails from my inbox. But it takes me weeks to clean my room because I wax nostalgic about the items I find under my bed.

The Dangers of Distracted Writing

Geri Spieler | Posted 02.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Geri Spieler

When we categorize everything on the same level, it's difficult to prioritize what should be done now and later. As the deadline looms, my quality of writing is in danger of declining all because I just had to check my email.

Meet the U.S. Company that Beat France to the Email Ban Idea

The Modern Femme Movement | Posted 02.26.2016 | Business
The Modern Femme Movement

By Katy Blevins, Co-Founder of The Modern Femme™ Movement Shani Godwin learned it from her Dad. "You are not your job." What defines her? Well, she...

White Privilege Helps Hillary Clinton Survive Controversy. Bernie Sanders Was Arrested in 1963

H. A. Goodman | Posted 02.26.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Like sports, American politics is a team game where the rival must be defeated at all costs. Unlike sports, however, Hillary Clinton gets to make up the rules, primarily because her supporters simply don't care about issues like FBI investigations or prison lobbyists.

Here's why you should collect email addresses

Josh Gershonowicz | Posted 03.03.2016 | Business
Josh Gershonowicz

As a marketer, you should never tune out new ways to generate business leads. The moment you become complacent about your advertising is the moment yo...

Is Being Too Busy Bad for Business?

Michele Cuthbert | Posted 03.08.2016 | Business
Michele Cuthbert

We've all messed up our calendars on occasion. Some professionals laugh it off as being not so great at communicating regularly, even with their own team. But how many times can someone apologize and re-offend without hurting a business relationship?

The FBI: A Worm in the Apple

John Perkins | Posted 02.19.2017 | Politics
John Perkins

The FBI's demand that Apple break into a private email account is one more unacceptable government attempt to expand the already huge police state tha...

Why Hillary Clinton's Emails Matter This Year

Adam Levin | Posted 02.18.2017 | Politics
Adam Levin

There is no getting around a simpler, and at least on the surface, damning fact. A world leader maintained a private email server that stored top secret information.

Losing the Ability to Communicate Effectively Through Email

Debbe Daley | Posted 02.16.2017 | Business
Debbe Daley

When a self-employed business owner prides themselves on good customer service, handling miscommunication whether through email or text has to be a priority for success. Sometimes choosing personal, old fashion phone communication is the best way to resolve unforeseen email communication.

Email Urgency vs. Actual Emergency

Jodi R. R. Smith | Posted 02.11.2017 | Business
Jodi R. R. Smith

When you turn on your computer, do you feel like you are trying to take a sip from a firehose of emails? Are you unable to actually do any "work" bec...

Zen and the Art of Email Design

Cameron Conaway | Posted 02.09.2017 | Business
Cameron Conaway

In a world of clutter, simplicity rules the throne. When everything is blinking, what's still will be shown. *** After about 30 minutes I started to...

16 Easy Rules to Ensure Your Business Emails Are Effective

Jeffrey Bast | Posted 02.08.2017 | Business
Jeffrey Bast

Being an effective leader requires many skills. You must obviously have knowledge about, and experience in, the area of your business. You must be smart and diligent. You must have patience and be resourceful. You must be a good communicator. The one skill set that is often overlooked is efficiency. Too often, I see people and businesses that are simply inefficient. And in the business world, inefficient is ineffective.

Technology Has Turned Us Into a Nation of Writers

Steven Shehori | Posted 02.03.2017 | Technology
Steven Shehori

Pretty much everyone is doing a whole lotta writing. Every single day. A small percentage of their work is brilliant. Some is good. And a whole lot is utter crap. But it's writing nonetheless, and we have technology, of all things, to thank

How Small Businesses can Boost their Sales with Email Automation in 2016

Yatin Khulbe | Posted 01.23.2017 | Business
Yatin Khulbe

Do you prefer sending manual emails to every person when they sign up for your email list? OR Is it better to automate the whole process to connect ...

7 Reasons Why I Keep My Home WiFi-Free

Carmella Guiol | Posted 01.22.2017 | Healthy Living
Carmella Guiol

The Internet is a great tool, but it is also a risky one. We have all fallen victim to the Internet's black hole effect, reemerging hours later to wonder where the day went. We pay in time and peace of mind what we get in "convenience." These are a few reasons why I keep wifi out of my home.

Michigan Governor Releases Emails Related To Flint Water Crisis

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 01.21.2016 | Politics

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) on Wednesday released a trove of emails related to the Flint water crisis, something Snyder promised during his State of...

Email From the Heart

Laura Lowery | Posted 01.19.2017 | Women
Laura Lowery

Twenty years working in public relations, where it has been my job to get the attention of editors and journalists for my clients, has taught me that an editor's inbox gets outrageously full. Now I am learning the art of replying.

Make Productivity Your 2016 Resolution and Trim Your Inbox Fat

Alex Moore | Posted 01.17.2017 | Technology
Alex Moore

here are three very specific productivity-focused New Year's resolutions that can stick, even without superhuman feats of willpower. Pick whichever one resonates with you and try it in 2016. None of them will be easy, but they are all achievable.

The Only Email Tips You Need For The Perfect Office Inbox

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.18.2016 | Technology

This story is part of our monthlong “Work Well” initiative, which focuses on thriving in the workplace. You can find more stories from this projec...

The Importance Of Having An Email List

Azzam Sheikh | Posted 01.08.2017 | Business
Azzam Sheikh

If you're venturing into the realm of Internet Marketing and don't have an opt-in email list strategy, then you're no better than wandering around in the dark.

6 Radical Ways to Reduce Email

Phil Simon | Posted 01.07.2017 | Business
Phil Simon

Without further ado, here are six some not-so-subtle methods that organizations can employ to reduce employee inboxes.